Tablet PC Archives

My experience with and about Tablet PC’s.

  1. Daedalus: My New Tablet

    As I mentioned last month, I was looking at getting a new Tablet. Well, I ordered it a couple weeks ago and it is now safely in my arms!

    Daedalus is a Toshiba M700 Portege and I purchased it as originally spec’d: 2.4 GHz Core 2 Duo with Intel T…

  2. Looking at Getting a New Tablet

    Forward: Many people ask me for my help in purchasing a computer. Here’s a sort of a behind the scenes of what I go through when purchasing a computer for myself.

    In October, it will have been four years since I got my Toshiba M200. I think for…

  3. Fighting with OneNote

    I’ve been fighting with my computer all afternoon to try and get inking to work in OneNote 2007. I kept getting an error about OneNote needing Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005 with Service Pack 2 in order to work. Well, I have the RC2 of Service …

  4. Guest Authoring at GottaBeMobile

    Starting later today, I’ll be doing a series of articles on GottaBeMobile.com that deals with tablet issues from a student perspective. We’ll, at least from my perspective (if you know me, you know that I can bring a unique perspective to anything…

  5. GBM Reader Meetup

    What I spent my Saturday doing:

    All in all, this is one of the best meetups of any kind I’ve ever been to. For whatever reason, I think tablet owners are even more passionate then bloggers. Part of this might be the higher barrier to entry – …

  6. TabletKiosk i440D Slate

    My review of the TabletKiosk i440D Slate is up on StudentTabletPC.com:

    The first thing I thought when I pulled the i440D out of the slipcase was, ‘Wow, this is pretty slick.’

    I’m a big fan of first impressions. If you can impress me ri…

  7. 12 Hours of Uber Productivness

    I’ve been pretty productive the last 24 hours or so. Here’s what I’ve accomplished:

    Got a good start on my housing for next year…maybe even almost finalized
    Called tech support to try and get my laptop fan fixed (it’s been really noisy of …

  8. An Option

    The part that broke is called an LCD Mask, Toshiba part number P000388420. I did a Google Search for it and the prices are around $180 ± $50. This, as it turns out, is very close to the "official" price from Nation Parts Depot (Toshiba’s parts ven…

  9. Oh Crack

    I’m at Ryan Goodwin’s house, doing my Statics homework like a good boy. I flip by screen around and ever so gently tap the pepper shaker and my screen cracks. Actually, it’s just the plastic on top of my screen that cracked. It’s still usable, but…